Magnificent Must-See Mansions
Take an elegant journey through America’s greatest estates from a bygone era: See gold-leaf ceilings, indoor swimming pools and more at some very posh places sure to leave you a bit ... envious.Filed under:
Hearst Castle (San Simeon, CA)
This Mediterranean Revival-style mansion was designed for newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst by Julia Morgan, the first woman architect licensed in California. Morgan’s vision, shaped over the course of a 28-year collaboration with Hearst, features 56 bedrooms, 61 bathrooms, 19 sitting rooms, 127 acres of gardens and so much more -- including the world’s largest private zoo.
Please forgive us, this gallery is really popular.
We sent a note to our support staff about the glitch you just experienced. Please click the button below to reload your content.
You May Also Like
Take a tour of the Mansion in Gables Estates in Coral Gables, Florida.
San Simeon, CA
Thank you! your flag was submitted.
More Travel Inspirations
Search spots seen on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, The Best Thing I Ever Ate and more.
Check out exclusive videos that showcase the country's most unique eats.
Turn your house into a Holiday House. More than 100 ideas to get started.